Together, ESA and UNOOSA
have launched an initiative to raise awareness of the problem of space debris.
Dehqani made the remarks in a meeting with Head of the UNOOSA
Simonetta Di Pippo in London on Monday.
The university established the International Summer Space School in 2003 with the Progress Rocket and Space Center and the Volga Branch of the Russian Academy of Cosmonauts, and is supported by Unoosa
, the DOST-PCIEERD said in a news release.
(1.) United Nations (UN) Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
), "Fifty Years since the First United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (1968-2018): UNISPACE+50," accessed 2 September 2017, http://www.unoosa.org/oosa/en/ourwork/unispaceplus50/.
We at UNOOSA
are looking forward to welcoming the world to UNISPACE+50 and providing such a valuable platform under the umbrella of the United Nations to ensure that space benefits everyone, everywhere, for generations to come.
For example, recent research conducted by UNOOSA
and the European Global Navigation Satellite System Agency shows that close to 40 percent of the targets underpinning the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) rely on the use of space science and technology.
SUPARCO chairman Qaiser Anees Khurrum, in his address welcomed United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
), Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW) and Inter Islamic Network for Space Science and Technology (ISNET) for providing relentless support to arrange this conference.
He said this while addressing as a chief guest at the fourth international conference on the use of space technology for water management, jointly organised by United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
) and Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) here.
A number of programs at the UN Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
) contribute to universalizing the benefits of outer space.
The officials signed the deal during a special ceremony held at the United Nations/UAE High Level Forum on 'Space as a Driver for Socioeconomic Sustainable Development', organised jointly by the UAE Space Agency and United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
) in Dubai.
Women are taking a lead role when it comes to engineering and contribution to the space industry in the UAE, Amin told Khaleej Times at the sidelines of the High Level Forum, which is being hosted by the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and jointly organised by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
) and the UAE Space Agency.
The event has been jointly organised by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA
) and the United Arab Emirates Space Agency and will be held from 6th to 9th November in Dubai.